Translation of dump in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (place for waste) vertedero (masculine) (de basura), basurero (masculine), basural (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) , tiradero (masculine) (Mexico/México) , botadero (masculine) (de basura) (Andes) 1.2 (heap of waste) montón (masculine) de basura to take a dump (American English/inglés norteamericano) [vulgar] hacer* caca [colloquial/familiar], hacer* del dos (Mexico/México) (Peru/Perú) [colloquial/familiar]Example sentences
- The sons bring in some additional income, by looking for scrap metal on rubbish tips and scrap heaps or by digging coal from waste dumps and spoil heaps.
- 2 (temporary store) [Military/Militar] depósito (masculine) ammunition dump depósito de armas stores dump intendencia (feminine)Example sentences
- Putting a halting site beside a dump was unfair in the first place.
- Most of the taxis outside the entrance doors look as if they were salvaged from a rubbish dump, and the Air-Conditioning is usually long gone.
- Some harbour board members fear that it will be in the area of the Deep Water Quay, coming through the site of the old dump.
- Is it likely that Australia's going to need a high level waste dump as well?
- Let me tell you, there's a reason that the mutant monsters in horror films generally come from one of two places, a nuclear waste dump or a sewer.
- Some MPs also support a nuclear waste dump in the State.
- 3 [Computing/Informática] dump (masculine), vuelco (masculine) or volcado (masculine) de memoriaExample sentences
- Attempts to track keystrokes and transfer graphics buffer memory contents are bypassed, he said, and it will be a lot more difficult to find critical data from main memory dumps.
- Sure, they don't do physical memory dumps (and as such don't allow you do undo things that were only performed in memory in the first place), but that's what Hibernate is for.
- The idea is that eventually we'll max out the AI's storage space, forcing it to do a memory dump.
- It is worth noting that IMAP is a text-based protocol, so a simple ASCII dump of the packet contents is an appropriate way to show them.
- Trouble is, the raw dump consists entirely of memory addresses.
- Instead of file system dumps, this data set contained specific file system information such as changed files, inode information, and important log files.
- 4 (unpleasant place) [colloquial/familiar] lugar (masculine) de mala muerteExample sentences
- Ricky was the manager, or boss, of this dump of a convenient store.
- Someday, she'd own her own store but until then she was stuck working in this dump.
- I refrain from saying anything but I'm surprised anyone could be protective of this dump.
- They stage stunts in which, in but one example, they take a dump in a toilet on display in a hardware store.
- I sure don't want to lug my computer into the bathroom while I take a dump and read…
- Or is that just for us regular folk who don't drink champagne for breakfast and take dumps on solid gold toilets?
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1 1.1 (get rid of) [waste/refuse] deshacerse* de, tirar, botar (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata) 1.2 [Business/Comercio] to dump goods/products inundar el mercado con mercancías/productos a bajo precio 1.3 [boyfriend/girlfriend] [colloquial/familiar] plantar [colloquial/familiar], botar (South America except River Plate area/América del Sur excepto Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar], largar* (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]
- 2 2.1 (set on ground) [load/sand/soil] descargar*, verter* he dumped the bags (down) beside the car plantó las maletas junto al coche [colloquial/familiar] 2.2 (leave) [colloquial/familiar] dejar the taxi dumped us (off) at the airport el taxi nos dejó en el aeropuerto where can I dump my things? ¿dónde puedo dejar or poner mis cosas? 2.3 [Computing/Informática] [data/disks] volcar*
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- [Computing/Informática] volcar*
dump onverb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento to dump on sb (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] hablar pestes de algn [colloquial/familiar], poner* verde a algn (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar]
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